MPR The Current Discusses Obesity with University of Minnesota Doctor
September 23, 2021
University of Minnesota physician Megan Oberle Bensignor, MD, MSHP, Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology recently did an interview with The Current radio station to discuss current research and clinical approaches to obesity. Dr. Oberle Bensignor is also a part of the center for Pediatric Obesity Medicine, focusing on diagnosis, treatment, and lifestyle management for pediatric patients with or that are developing obesity. Current research surrounding obesity has shifted causation instead from lifestyle factors alone to also focusing on one’s genetic predisposition. To read or listen to the article to learn more about obesity, its causes, and current trends in research, follow this link.